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J.R. Smith suspended by NBA

by Matt Formica
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New reports released Friday say that JR Smith will be suspended for violating the NBA's drug policy.

Hoopsvibe's quick call:  It was probably weed, and it might cost him and the Knicks a few games, but in the end it hopefully won't be that much of an issue.

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NBA Beat Down: Domestic Violence Out of Control.

by Andrew Flint
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Royce White and DeAndre Liggins both accused of domestic violence.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: I hope Liggins didn’t really drop a fan and an XBox on his girlfriend. That’s seriously messed up.

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Top 10 Drug Users in the NBA.

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Lamar Odom's alleged drug dealer says Odom played against the Knicks on Faeb 10, 2013 after buying 16k of cocaine and smoking some prior to the game. 

HoopsVibe's Very Quick Call: We all hope Lamar Odom doesn't eventually end up on this list too.

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5 Most Overpaid NBA Players For 2013-2014

by Paul Eide
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Of the four major American sports, the NBA has historically been the worst offender of overpaying terrible players.

HoopsVibe Very Quick Call: The Koncak Effect is still felt today, not as much, but these five players owe the former Hawks big man a thank you card.

Premiere of EPIX Original Documentary 'Amar'e Stoudemire: In The Moment' - Arrivals

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Why Michael Jordan is overrated

by Elijah Abramson
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Michael Jordan is the greatest player of all time, but he’s also probably one of the most overrated player of all time.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: MJ has the rings, the MVPs, and all of the NBA success imaginable, but he’s also frequently hyped up beyond reason.

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Clippers Sign Antawn Jamison

by Brian Potts
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Jamison moves across town from the Lakers to the Clippers.

HoopsVibe's Very Quick Call: Jamison is a great fit for the Clippers. He still has plenty to give.

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Charles Barkley Goes Off On 76ers

by Paul Eide
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Someone had to say it; who better than "Sir Charles"?

HoopsVibe Very Quick Call: Everyone is still pissed about the Andrew Bynum disaster and a fruitless head coach search has compounded frustrations.

Charles Barkley

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Top 10 Rappers Who Can Ball

by Andrew Flint
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Top 10 rappers who can play some legit ball.

HoopsVibe’s Very quick call: Ballers want to be rappers and rappers want to be ballers, but these ten can actually do both. No, for real.

BET's '106 & Park' at BET Studios

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Bucks Larry Sanders Misspells Latest Tattoo

by Paul Eide
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The only thing worse than getting a tattoo of your ex-lovers' name is tattooing a misspelled word.

HoopsVibe Very Quick Call: Maybe he can cover it up with the word. "Oops".

Larry Sanders Recieve

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Tracy McGrady retires from the NBA

by Elijah Abramson
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Former NBA All-Star and scoring champion, Tracy McGrady, has officially retired from the NBA.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: T-Mac, a fan favorite for years, has decided to leave the bright lights of the NBA hardwood for good.

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NBA Brothers Who Played On Same Team.

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Golden State Warriors sign Seth Curry to accompany Stephen to bring these two brothers together.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: Two brothers playing in the NBA is rare enough, but on the same team is almost unheard of.

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Report: Lamar Odom Battling Drug Problem

by Paul Eide
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Reports have surfaced that NBA star Lamar Odom has been using recreational drugs for a significant period of time.

HoopsVibe Very Quick Call: Fame, wealth and success don't cure all ills.

NBA - Los Angeles Clippers verses Dallas Mavericks in Dallas

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Lebron James picks top 3 NBA ballers of all-time

by Matt Formica
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Lebron James was recently asked who he thought were the best three NBA ballers of all-time, and one Hall of Famer seemed to have some objection to his answer.

Hoopsvibe's quick call:  When FOX Sports asked the question, we could see the pot stirring a mile away.

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“Basketball Time Machine” App Is Sweet

by Paul Eide
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As technology has evolved, it's become even easier to spend time at work not working.

HoopsVibe Very Quick Call: Like many an NBA player's booty call, the Basketball Time Machine app sucked me and wouldn't let me go.

Basketball Time Machine

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Nate-Rob works on handles in the airport (video)

by Matt Formica
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A video was recently posted online of NBA point guard Nate Robinson dribbling around random strangers in an airport.  And it's a pretty cool video clip.

Hoopsvibe's quick call:  A crowded airport seems like a good place to work on dribbling skills.  No wonder Nate-Rob has such sick handles.

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Ty Lawson Arrested for Alleged Physical Harassment.

by Andrew Flint
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Ty Lawson was arrested Saturday night for allegedly physically harming his girlfriend (mug shot inside).

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: Lawson doesn’t appear to be worried, but the last thing Denver needs is preseason drama.

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Kyrie Irving Puts On A Show

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Sure it’s only a Pro Am game, but Irving lights it up.

HoopsVibe’s Very Quick Call: Looks like this youngsters looking to make the move to elite status. Watchout CP3.

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